One hospitalized after shooting in Manteo – OBX Today

One hospitalized after shooting in Manteo - OBX Today

One individual is hospitalized after the Manteo Police Department responded to a shooting in the early evening Thursday, August 10, 2023 in the 600 Block of Sir Walter Raleigh Street. The investigation is ongoing.

This was an isolated incident and there is not a threat to the general public. Charges will be pursued in this case.

The Manteo Police Department would like to thank the Dare County Sheriff’s Office, Roanoke Island Volunteer Fire Department, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Nags Head Police Department, North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, Dare County Emergency Medical Services, and the Outer Banks Hospital for their assistance.

Please know that the Manteo Police Department stands ready to help mediate disagreements in our community and discourages resorting to any violence including gun violence.

If anyone has information pertaining to this investigation, they are asked to contact Manteo Police Department at 252-473-2069.